Sometimes this stuff just writes itself.
WHILE the hurricane murdered and damaged, global warming deniers were ALREADY dishing out their excuses and denials faster than a minah bird on crank.
Sometimes, I’ve already written the refutation before the madness in question even hits print. Today, we have two cases in point. First you might recall my chronicling, yesterday, of the attempt by Politico‘s lazy writer to boil down an hour-long interview (by someone else, on TV) to seven flaccid paragraphs. The Daily Caller, financed by Foster Friess, helmed by juvenile Tucker Carlson continues the sensationalization and smear predicted yesterday. The C(r)a(w)ller [emphasis added] uh, “reports”:
Published: 11:18 AM 08/28/2011
Updated: 4:04 PM 08/28/2011
By Caroline May – The Daily Caller
One day climate change skeptics will be seen in the same negative light as racists, or so says former Vice President Al Gore.
In an interview with former advertising executive and Climate Reality Project collaborator Alex Bogusky broadcasted on UStream on Friday, Gore explained that in order for climate change alarmists to succeed, they must “win the conversation” against those who deny there is a crisis…
As pathetic as it is predictable. I wrote about the coordinated campaign to smear Gore (via Koch) back on the 18th of November, 2009: “Teabaggers in Portland to protest Gore,” and I wrote about the probable “source” of the Caller’s crappy “journalism” yesterday. Continue reading